1 My friend, Sean Puffy Combs 'Diddy'
2 Diddy's jacket was amazing.
3 The man of the hour
4 Sean Puffy Combs's son, Justin
5 Diddy's younger son, Christian
6 Here I am being greeted by the press line.
7 The hand of each attendee was marked with a black light-sensitive stamp.
8 Ballet students from the Dance Division of The Julliard School were poised throughout the party.
9 Oh - to have a ballerina's body
10 Sarah Goldman, daughter of Amy Goldman - garden author - was my guest for the evening.
11 Holla at me!
12 I was happy to meet the rapper, Nelly.
13 Designer Zac Posen, his mother, Susan, and me
14 Here I am with the Reverend Al Sharpton.
15 Comparing shoes with a guest
16 Here I am with Paul Schindler - entertainment lawyer - and his wife, Jane.
17 The plaza was decorated exquisitely - here with real ferns. The security was great.
18 The floral decorations were extraordinary!
19 Clusters of berries mixed in with the arrangements
20 Here I am with Bronson Van Wyck - event planner for this party.
21 Real apples hung from the branches.
22 Cocktails were served in this greenery-filled 'holding pen.'
23 Well-dressed bartenders - Ciroc vodka was a sponsor for the evening.
24 Another sponsor
25 Here I am with entrepreneur, Russell Simmons.
26 Candles and cattleya orchids decorated the room.
27 Here I am with Anthony Anderson - actor - who was a guest on my television show. We made beautiful stone planters together. I'm eating a delicious grape popsicle.
28 Posing with another guest who.......
29 who proudly showed me his bling.
30 Posing with a guest
31 Everyone was texting and taking pictures.
32 Body guards were everywhere.
33 Orchids mixed into the greenery
34 A body guard
35 Chocolate sticks dipped in dragée were a big hit.
36 Tim and Helen Schiffter of LeSportsac
37 These ladies were ready to party!
38 This table was reserved for Diddy.
39 The crystal chandelier is the actual one in the plaza. All the others were brought in for the party.
40 Large black orbs
41 The DJ and emcee announced guests as they arrived.
42 Getting friendly with a horse lamp
43 More ladies
44 And more ladies
45 Incredible flower arrangements
46 Another view
47 Gorgeous hydrangea
48 Great shot of Diddy entering the party
49 Another guest
50 This looks like ice sculpture, however it's glass!
51 Love this jacket worn by Prince Neyamu, an upcoming designer.
52 The ballroom was furnished with giant black velvet couches.
53 The scene
54 The ceiling
55 Posing with the body guards
56 More guests
57 A very tall guest
58 Another shot of the ceiling
59 Fashion designer RIchie Rich on the left
60 Part of the decor
61 Andre Balázs (left) - New York City hotelier - with Frederick Anderson
62 Dar Coaxum "The Prince of Harlem", Designer who had an amazing bow tie - www.bellaartistry.com
63 Closeup of Dards riding boots
64 Diddy's intern from Columbia University
65 My friend, Harvey Weinstein
66 Striking a pose
67 Guests leaving (Ed Burns & Christy Turlington) - Bono is at the front of the line, but I didn't get his photo.